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Mourinho the right man for Chelsea-Mikel

Mourinho the right man for Chelsea-Mikel

Super Eagle’s midfielder John Mikel Obi on Monday insisted that Jose Mourinho is the right man to turn things around after losing to Liverpool 3-1 at the weekend. The defending champions, who won two trophies last season, moved down to 15th position with 11points in 11 games in the premier league table. Mikel who made

Jose Mourinho launches fresh attack on Arsenal rival Arsene Wenger

Chelsea manager accuses Arsenal manager of being impervious to criticism – despite his record of underachievement Jose Mourinho has launched a fresh attack on Arsene Wenger by sarcastically claiming it is “in the rules book” that he can get away with criticising referees, and even pushing his rivals, and is also under less pressure than

Condemnations trail Niger Governor’s trip to watch Chelsea vs Arsenal match

Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani is under fire following his trip to London to watch last Saturday’s Premier League game between Chelsea and Arsenal. The governor explained via his Twitter page (@abusbello ) that he was at Stamford Bridge to watch the match at the instance of Chelsea midfielder, Mikel Obi, who plans to set

I want to beat Chelsea again- Cech

Arsenal’s Petr Cech is looking forward to beating Chelsea for the second time when the Gunners visit the goalkeeper’s former club in the Premier League on Saturday. Arsenal defeated the champions in the Community Shield at Wembley, the first time in 14 attempts that Arsene Wenger got the better of Chelsea coach, Jose Mourinho. The

Naismith treble downs Chelsea

Chelsea’s defence of the Premier League title was plunged into turmoil on Saturday as Steven Naismith’s hat-trick condemned the champions to a woeful 3-1 defeat against Everton. Jose Mourinho’s side made a miserable start at Goodison Park as Scotland forward Steven Naismith came off the bench to score twice in the space of five minutes

Mourinho bags five Guinness Book of Records certificates

Chelsea Football Club manager, Jose Mourinho has had his name entered into the 2016 version of the Guinness Book of Records. He was presented with unique framed certificates marking his achievements at Cobham recently. Mourinho’s five managerial records in the latest edition of the famous and prestigious book are as follows: Longest football unbeaten home

Chelsea Okays £4m deal for Hector

Chelsea has agreed a £4m deal for Reading defender Michael Hector. According to a report by Goal, Hector’s representatives are currently discussing personal terms in west London ahead of a shock deadline day move to the Premier League champions. The centre-back, 23, is set to join on the same day that the Blues completed a

BPL: 10-man Chelsea defeat West Brom 3-2

John Terry was sent off as Pedro inspired Chelsea to a first Premier League win of the season at West Brom. Thibaut Courtois saved James Morrison’s early penalty but Pedro, who signed from Barcelona for £27m this week, fired in before setting up Diego Costa. Morrison then atoned for his earlier error with a crisp

Pedro joins Chelsea for £30m

Barcelona on Thursday have reached an agreement with Chelsea over the signing Barcelona winger Pedro Rodriguez £30million both clubs confirm the deal. A statement issued by Barcelona said FC Barcelona and Chelsea FC have reached an agreement for the transfer of Pedro Rodríguez for 30 million euros, of which 3 million are dependent on performance.

Chelsea to sign Pedro for €28m

Pedro Rodriguez on Wednesday agreed to join Chelsea for €28 million. Barcelona winger Pedro reported travelled this morning to London to close the deal on his transfer to Chelsea and undergo medical test. It would be recalled the Manchester united was in chase of the Spanish winger for £21.5million, but the deal offer was unsuccessful.

Chelsea will pick up soon – Begovic

Chelsea goal keeper Asmir Begovic disclosed that the blues will pick up points they have lost since the beginning of the premier league season. Manchester City thrashed Chelsea 3-0 at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday, when goals from Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany and Fernandinho secured victory for city. Begovic made some important saves at the

Mourinho confirms demotion of Chelsea medics

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho on Friday confirmed reports that team doctor Eva Carneiro and head physiotherapist Jon Fearn have been removed from match-day duties, but said it was not permanent. Mourinho was angered when Carneiro and Fearn ran on to treat Eden Hazard during last weekend’s 2-2 draw with Swansea City, which temporarily left Chelsea

Didier Drogba moves to American side, Montreal Impact

Didier Drogba has signed with Montreal Impact, the American Major League Soccer (MLS) side have confirmed. A statement by the club on Monday said Didier Drogba, in a trade with the Chicago Fire, in return for general and targeted allocation money. He will officially join the roster upon receiving his International Transfer Certificate (ITC) and